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Home Min opposes hike in FDI caps in telecom, aviation

Citing security concerns the Home Ministry has opposed hike in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) caps in sectors like aviation and telecom, Lok Sabha was informed Tuesday.

100% FDI has nothing to do with security: Sibal

The Ministry of Home Affairs in the past has raised concerns on increasing FDI in telecom sector.

Telecom Commission approves 100% FDI in telecom sector

Inter-ministerial body Telecom Commission on Tuesday gave its nod for raising foreign direct investment limit in the sector from 74 percent to 100 percent subject to Cabinet approval.

Telecom sector attracted $12,400 million FDI in 11 years

The cumulative foreign direct investment in the country's telecom sector over period of around 11 years crossed USD 12,400 million in September 2011, an annual report of Department of Telecom released on Wednesday said.